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CNBC
Dec 26, 2012 1:00pm EST
. so i'm seeing a lot of rumors about something called branded phones. so facebook, amazon, now google, mozilla, having whisperings about their own phone which may be a little confusing for consumers but these are phones that are highly branded with these services and that you will be able to get to the services anywhere you are. you can facebook anything -- >> instead of motorola, i will have a private label amazon phone that's going to help me get to amazon and its services quickly, facebook and its quickly. but will they run on droid or microsoft's platform? >> that's the question. there are rumors that mozilla will do their own operating system but a lot of these will probably use some version of android. >> let's talk about microsoft which is always in the news. the surface, the initial one, it's a very nice piece of equipment but you say watch microsoft's surface pro. >> right. the original surface got a mehh. the pro is the one that we're kind of excited about because it can run the full version of windows professional 8. that means anything you can do on your windows device or
CNBC
Dec 24, 2012 12:00pm EST
beneficial to the consumer. i think this promise is being fulfilled. for one, by the way, go to google or go to amazon and search for products and do a little price comparison. >> sure. >> you know, i did a quick search. in "the wall street journal" story there is the example of the swingline stapler. i did a quick google search and found staplers that cost $6 all the way to $40 and all varieties and colors. i did an amazon search and found as much variety. the fact is consumers have tons of variety. from a different perspective, we have e-commerce start-ups that are disrupting brick and mortar retail all the time. you were just talking about amazon and best buy. look at what is going on with west buy. the harris poll found 40% of consumers go into a best buy and they do this thing called show rooming where they look at the phone and see and they leave and go spend $200 on amazon. i think people are still, they're definitely finding that e-commerce is working out for consumers. >> trust me. the new ceo of best buy is well aware of that. >> you have to be a really smart shopper. there are all
CSPAN
Dec 24, 2012 10:00am EST
technology would make cities obsolete. and yet google, which of all the companies in the world should have access to the best long distance working technology, what do they do? they build the google plex so their workers can be right next to one another. silicon valley, right? practically the most famous geographic cluster in the world is also the industry which is the most technologically savvy. why is it that all this new technology far from making face to face contact in the cities that make it obsolete seems to be hypercharging our cities? this relatively rosy view is very unlike the new york of my youth. i was born in manhattan in 1967. i say that warily in the boston public library. [laughter] but i was. and these are two iconic images from my, from my youth. we could have similar images of new york -- of boston in the 1970s as well. the bottom image is gerald ford denying new york's request for a fiscal bailout. ford didn't literally tell new york to drop dead, but lots of people think he meant it and, indeed, it looked as if new york was very much headed for the trash heap of histo
CNN
Dec 29, 2012 11:00am PST
to the outrageous billion dollar tax shelters for google and other big corporations. please fix that before you push senior citizens over the cliff. >> my new year's message to washington is to grow up, act like adults, do your jobs or resign immediately. we are tired of your being useless and refusing to do your jobs. >> a game of beat the clock. right now on capitol hill, and you guessed it, it's fiscal cliff countdown time. senate leaders on both sides now trying to reach a deal to prevent a huge tax hike on the middle class come the first of the year. senators warn that is not going to be easy. >> i'm going to do everything that i can. i'm confident senator mcconnell will do the same. but everybody, this is whatever we come up with is going to be imperfect. some people aren't going to like it, some people will like it less, but that's where we are, and i feel confident that we have an obligation to do the best we can and that was made very clear in the white house. we're going do the best we can for the caucuses that we have and the country that's waiting for us to make a decision. >>> paul bran
CNN
Dec 24, 2012 2:00am PST
will make it more fun. find it at google.com/santa tracker. >> i'm attempted to go old school and go with norad. >> i would guess you won't use either. >> if i were, apple had to get google maps back on the ipad after they got rid of it, because it was no good. >> many people were not happy. it does work. all right. >> next, big stock market sell-off. we'll see if they are feeling more of the same, just eight days until the fiscal cliff. what the uncertainty in washington means for the markets and your 401(k). why not make lunch more than just lunch? with two times the points on dining in restaurants, you may find yourself asking why not, a lot. chase sapphire preferred. there's more to enjoy. alriwoah! did you get that? and...flip! yep, look at this. it takes like 20 pictures at a time. i never miss anything. isn't that awesome? uh that's really cool. you should upload these. i know, right? that is really amazing. the pictures are so clear. kevin's a handsome devil that phone does everything! search dog tricks. okay, see if we can teach him something cool. look at how lazy kevin is.
CSPAN
Dec 29, 2012 10:00am EST
is something i think everybody is very familiar with, but i think sometimes google's of the sale is an interesting harbinger. if you type in student loan, it will suggest student loan forgiveness. if you type in student debt, it will suggest student debt crisis. this is a problem many people worry about, whether it is at 3:00 a.m. when they cannot sleep or in the hospital staring at their new baby and wondering, how will i do this the way i want to, the way maybe my parents were able to manage in a previous generation. the average student graduates with $26,600 worth of debt and over 13% default within three years. we have more outstanding student at than auto or credit- card debt at this point. many may think it is good that we have more student debt than credit-card debt, but not if we are not able to pay it back. the current job market and the great recession have made it much worse. i want to have maryann talk about her incredible investigative work into how this affects parents. first of all, what are the biggest concerns without population about this debt, and what are the
CNBC
Dec 24, 2012 9:00am EST
on android. the new fire power in silicon valley, samsung will layer unique media and apps on top of google standard operating system. then there is the issue of traditional computers. expect the decline of the pc to accelerate in 2013 ascent prices don't buy windows 8 just yet and do snap up other tablets. the windows ecosystem led by microsoft will have a shot at stemming the tablet tide with touch screen pcs but the truly affordable pc at 500 bucks and under won't arrive until the end of the year. finally, 2013 will be a year of shake outs with hp, nokia, and r.i.m. each taking its last stand. expect at least two of them will be forced to start retooling their business models to stay in the game. that means hps parent business will have to hold up. blackberry 10 will have to be a hit, and lumia will have to shine or else. >> and from tech to santelli let's get the santelli exchange on this christmas eve trading session. rick santelli is in chicago. >> hi, carl. you know, i was just talking to ira off camera. i wish all of you in tv land or satellite radio land could be the third party he
CNN
Dec 23, 2012 12:00am PST
, though, revising history exams using google and bing, all of these search results and so much content in the world and i thought, if i could build a piece of technology that could take pre-existing content and summarize it, condense it, it would everybody everyone my age and everyone else use it. >> if you've got an iphone or something, you will take any new story in the world and cut it into 400 characters, about three times the length of an average tweet, say, and that appears in every readable form on the iphone. kind of -- aggregated, condensed news for everybody. >> exactly. it's in a beautiful form. we wanted to work very hard on the visuals of the app and combine it with an automated process so we have no human intervention and can take any news article and summarize it down. >> a hong kong billionaire, lee kong shing, invested $300,000 into this and many other people donating cash. you then got all sorts of charities behind you, lady gaga, business manager. took on big time. were you surprised? this kid, really, and all of these people rushing to support you? >> yeah. i though
FOX News
Dec 27, 2012 2:00pm PST
with google now complete. introducing droid dna by htc. it's not an upgrade to your phone. it's an upgrade to yourself. [ male announcer ] as the year counts down, your savings can add up with the adt new year's sale. help protect your family with the advanced technology of adt starting at just $99 -- a savings of $300 plus 15% off accessories. but you must call before midnight january 2nd. more than a security system, adt can help let your family in from the cold even when you're away from home. adjust your thermostat remotely to help save energy and money. turn on the lights, even see that everyone is safe and secure. and with adt, you can rely on our fast response monitoring for 24/7 protection against burglary, fire, and high levels of carbon monoxide. the adt new year's sale. it could help you save something more important than money. call now to save $300 on adt starting at $99 installed plus 15% off accessories. sale ends midnight january 2nd. ♪ ♪ >> bob: who did the song? >> greg: that was the remak remake. >> bob: sorry i asked. on christmas day, 7-year-old reese woke up to op
CNN
Dec 24, 2012 4:00am PST
russia, and google's new version, which includes games and activities, find that at google.com/santatracker. >>> dana. >> i think we could keep it old school with norad. we can try both. ahead on "starting point," the nra doubles down on calls forearmed police officers at all schools. a lot of criticism from both sides of the aisle that that's not the right solution. >>> former political director of the nra who is a member and owns 140 firearms himself joins us next to respond. >>> it might not be fair, but it's not illegal. a woman fired for being too irresistible, and the court says that's totally fine. you have to hear this story, coming up. well, if it isn't mr. margin. mr. margin? don't be modest, bob. you found a better way to pack a bowling ball. that was ups. and who called ups? you did, bob. i just asked a question. it takes a long time to pack a bowling ball. the last guy pitched more ball packers. but you... you consulted ups. you found a better way. that's logistics. that's margin. find out what else ups knows. i'll do that. you're on a roll. that's funny. i was
MSNBC
Dec 23, 2012 9:00am PST
following santa and his reindeer, but google earth is also tracking him. so you have a choice now. google or norad. which is using bing maps this year. we're not sure what maps santa uses. maybe we'll find out one of these days. we put a week's worth of bad odors in a home. some aerosols may just mix with them. can febreze really remove them? we asked real people what they thought. take a deep breath for me. describe the smell. it's very pleasant. fresh. some kind of flower maybe? remove the blindfold... awww, oh yuck! i didn't smell any of that! febreze air effects doesn't mix, it actually removes odors. [ laughs ] wow, that's incredible. just another way febreze helps you breathe happy. a regular guy with an irregular heartbeat. the usual, bob? not today. [ male announcer ] bob has afib: atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem, a condition that puts him at greater risk for a stroke. [ gps ] turn left. i don't think so. [ male announcer ] for years, bob took warfarin, and made a monthly trip to the clinic to get his blood tested. but not anymore. bob's doctor recommended
CNBC
Dec 26, 2012 7:00pm EST
to own a gun? this is the map that they published. you can go on their website and this is the google map and click on each one of those red buttons, and see the names of the people that own guns in their readership area. that's not an effort to out them so to speak? >> well, i think that any time that public information is published in the public square by a responsible journalistic outlet, that the public only benefits by having more information to decide and that -- public policymakers, law make verse more information to decide. and so the public sometimes information is uncomfortable but when it is legal and contributes to a public debate and constructive way, then ultimately i think the public benefits at large. >> lenny what about the folks out there? what about women who were hiding from a man abusive to them and now have a gun, what about formal federal agents? what about members of the arm services? lot of people on this list who actually have very legitimate reasons to have a gun and now have their address in the paper as well? >> you have that. you also have this. we are making
CNN
Dec 25, 2012 8:00am PST
. predictive intelligence with google now complete. introducing droid dna by htc. it's not an upgrade to your phone. it's an upgrade to yourself. up high! ok. don't you have any usefull apps on that thing? who do you think i am, quicken loans? ♪ at quicken loans, our amazingly useful mortgage calculator app allows you to quickly calculate your mortgage payment based on today's incredibly low interest rates... right from your iphone or android smartphone. one more way quicken loans is engineered to amaze. ♪ >>> weather making news in parts of the country this christmas. the south is under the threat of severe weather and possible tornadoes as well and a winter storm warning is in effect for much of arkansas, oklahoma, and parts of southern missouri. the storm is already causing problems on the roads. westbound interstate 40 was temporarily shut down for two miles. this is in oklahoma city this morning. the highway patrol says freezing rain is probably to blame for a chain reaction crash involving 20 vehicles. want to get an update on the storm from our meteorologist alexandra steele at the
CNN
Dec 27, 2012 9:00am PST
upgrading to a quad-core processor. predictive intelligence with google now complete. introducing droid dna by htc. it's not an upgrade to your phone. it's an upgrade to yourself. >>> heavy snow, driving rain, fees winds have it all. it's creating severe driving conditions from washington, d.c. to maine. it is no better traveling by air. about 2,000 flights have been canceled over the last two days. northern new york getting some of the heaviest snow, as much as a foot. ines ferre, she's in syracuse, new york, where there is a lot of snow there. hey, i ines, how are you doing? >> reporter: hi, suzanne. you can see some of the snow pile behind me. this is knee from a nearby ice rink and snow from the streets. what the city is doing is piling all the snow, putting it into trucks and taking it and clearing it out of the area from downtown syracuse. now, for the city, they've had plows coming in through here in 12-hour shifts throughout the evening and throughout the day. it's been almost two years since syracuse has seen a foot of snow all in one shot, suzanne. >> how is the travel? you say th
CNBC
Dec 27, 2012 6:00am EST
'm looking at annoying orange. you google annoying orange. there's 126,341,474 hits and you would make that 677. but 126 million. andrew hadn't. >> i hadn't heard of it, either. but i did google it. >> i refuse to give them that last ex either. whatever the annoying orange is, i don't think i'm going to like it. >> it's funny. it's an orange but it's a guy eeps lips. i figured i could speak to you. >> i'm not very good with pop culture in general. maybe we could talk about kanye west. that's pretty much it for me. >> andrew is going to -- you give her a quick -- >> no. shahmu. and a powerful winter storm pounding the east. details on all these airport delays are thousands, i think, during a heavy travel period. that's coming up next. excuse me, sir i'm gonna have to ask you to power down your little word game. i think your friends will understand. oh no, it's actually my geico app...see? ...i just uh paid my bill. did you really? from the plane? yeah, i can manage my policy, get roadside assistance, pretty much access geico 24/7. sounds a little too good to be true sir. i'll believe th
CSPAN
Dec 28, 2012 9:00am EST
i think everybody is very familiar with, but i think sometimes google's of the sale -- auto fill is an interesting harbinger. if you type in student loan, it will suggest student loan forgiveness. if you type in student debt, it will suggest student debt crisis. this is a problem many people worry about, whether it is at 3:00 a.m. when they cannot sleep or in the hospital staring at their new baby and wondering, how will i do this the way i want to, the way maybe my parents were able to manage in a previous generation. it is a massive issue. the average student graduates with $26,600 worth of debt and over 13% default within three years. we have more outstanding student at than auto or credit- card debt at this point. many may think it is good that we have more student debt than credit-card debt, but not if we are not able to pay it back. the current job market and the great recession have made it much worse. so, the problem. i want to have maryann talk -- marian talk about her incredible investigative work into how this affects parents. first of all, what are the biggest conce
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